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Your Daily Muslim: Raden Salamun Adiningrat

Your Daily Muslim: Raden Salamun Adiningrat

Indonesian Raden Salamun Adiningrat had never been a winner. He was picked last on the playground and was never chosen to be anyone’s valentine. It was that, along with the Qur’an, that inspired his fervent campaign against Valentine’s Day. I would make fun of him for having “rat” in his last name, but that would […]

Your Daily Muslim: Tareq al-Zumar

Your Daily Muslim: Tareq al-Zumar

Tareq al-Zumar is a leader of Egypt’s Islamic Jihad organization. Needless to say, he is thoroughly off his rocker. In one interview, he attempted to portray the west as worse than al Qaeda, defended giving women and non-Muslims a lesser status, and called for sharia amputations as punishment. Islamic Jihad is a hard-line Islamist group […]

Your Daily Muslim: Abd al-Aziz Fawzan al-Fawzan

Your Daily Muslim: Abd al-Aziz Fawzan al-Fawzan

Saudi Islamic cleric Abd al-Aziz Fawzan al-Fawzan is a typical Islamist: spiteful toward the west, a horrible sexist, and major fashion criminal. A well-renowned author and sheikh, he is a professor of Islamic (sharia) law at Imam Muhammad ibn Saud Islamic University. That university is also believed to offer classes in suicide vest preparation, floor-licking […]